Usage examples for marital

  1. He was not given to marital brevity. – What's Mine's Mine V1 by George MacDonald
  2. Modern times have no examples to show of a closer marital sympathy than this. – Roman Women Woman: In All Ages and in All Countries, Volume 2 (of 10) by Alfred Brittain
  3. Whether he thought that by so doing he might keep her always on the alert and ready for marital inspection, or whether he disliked to tie himself down by the obligation of a fixed time for his return, Mrs. Moulder had never made herself quite sure. – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  4. Sally Perceval attacked her for this, pleading slangily that men would be men, and that their failings ought to be winked at; and Miss Burns, as usual, brought the marital proceedings of African savages upon the carpet. – The Woman With The Fan by Robert Hichens
  5. Hence, divorces are unknown with us, and to that end is special care taken in the matter of teaching the truth concerning the marital relation, the rearing of children and their Spiritual growth. – The Planet Mars and its Inhabitants A Psychic Revelation by Eros Urides and J. L. Kennon
  6. He retorted in his rough marital fashion, that if it made something different of Isobel to what she, the mother, was, he would be glad. – Love Eternal by H. Rider Haggard
  7. Still, I felt that the great cause of married woman's rights might be promoted by this agitation; and so far as my own feelings were concerned, I felt willing to suffer even another martyrdom in this cause, if so be, my sisters in the bonds of marital power might be benefited thereby. – Marital Power Exemplified in Mrs. Packard's Trial, and Self-Defence from the Charge of Insanity by Elizabeth Parsons Ware Packard
  8. Behind him were the Graces, in the midst of whom came " Marital Fidelity" and presented herself to the princess. – Some Forerunners of Italian Opera by William James Henderson
  9. " Apart from the question of marital control," Mr. Draconmeyer persisted, " will you tell me why you consider my wife and myself unfit persons to find a place amongst Lady Hunterleys' acquaintances?" – Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  10. Thus we are told in the annals of the famous castle of Weinsberg in Suabia- justly renowned all over the world for the rare instance of marital attachment exhibited by its women- that a steward had wantonly murdered a peasant there. – Modern Magic by Maximilian Schele de Vere
  11. So, in case where the marital fails, she can have legal protection, while married as well as when single. – Marital Power Exemplified in Mrs. Packard's Trial, and Self-Defence from the Charge of Insanity by Elizabeth Parsons Ware Packard
  12. He is not permitted to think of his own wife and children only,- such conduct would be deemed intolerably selfish: he must be able to act, to outward seeming at least, as if uninfluenced by paternal or marital affection in his public conduct. – Japan: An Attempt at Interpretation by Lafcadio Hearn
  13. Mr. Clavering told me of your kind concern, but I assure you that I am neither a political nor a marital refugee. – Black Oxen by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  14. Fine attended to her various occupations as in the past; Antoine, seized with a sort of marital self- pride which astonished even himself, plaited in one week more baskets than he had ever before done in a month. – The Fortune of the Rougons by Emile Zola
  15. It was just one of those subconscious bits of marital knowledge that make for happiness and understanding. – Half Portions by Edna Ferber
  16. There are certain limits to a wife's marital responsibilities. – Colorado Jim by George Goodchild
  17. " Major," she said to him when once they had gained the seclusion of the marital chamber, " has Captain Bruce ever said anything further to you about that story from Robinson last winter?" – 'Laramie;' or, The Queen of Bedlam. by Charles King
  18. Irene looked so young, so different from the calculating woman who had just asserted her financial and marital rights in her chamber. – The Desired Woman by Will N. Harben
  19. There are no floaters to allow the kind of marital moving day you have on Earth, where so many just up and shift over to new mates. – No Charge for Alterations by Horace Leonard Gold